Added reply in a thread Aussie suspension guru builds hybrid double-sprung dirtbike front end 10/21/2020 2:37 AM

It appears to be a variation of BMW’s Telelever. Which works quite well. “ The system separates the two functions of wheel alignment and damping/suspension simply and effectively, thereby improving riding comfort.” https://www.bmwmotorcycles.com/en/discover/engineering/technology-detail/suspension/telelever.html ... more »

Added reply in a thread Husqvarna TC 125 10/19/2020 2:14 AM

Yes. Bikes last a long time now days. A friend and I just won the Vet 60 class at a 3hr scrambles on a 2004 KTM 200. The bike was flawless.

Added reply in a thread There are no secrets anymore. 10/14/2020 3:13 AM

If you know about it, it’s not a secret. If you don’t........ ? You don’t know what you don’t know.

Added reply in a thread Getting back to Moto/riding at 60+? 10/8/2020 5:10 PM

It can be done. You can have fun. You're not 20 or 30 anymore. You'll go slower, but the good feeling is still the same. You'll recover slower which will be frustrating. You'll still have fun. Unless you try to be 20 again. We do less moto/jumps and

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Added reply in a thread Hitch bike carrier questions 10/6/2020 2:13 AM

Just used the HF one to haul my 200 EXC,1600 miles and back. No complaints.

Added reply in a thread Best privateer bike ever built? 9/10/2020 2:49 AM

Emig’s ‘99 US Open winning YZ-250? John Roeder’s claimed 1979 RC-250, built as a works Honda but in the garage of local? Tony D’s CZ 400 that he nearly won the 500 US Motocross Championship in 1974. (He lead most of the year, was injured and finished ... more »

Started new thread 125 music in the UK. Farleigh Castle first race back. 9/10/2020 2:15 AM

Good to see. Fun to hear. Looks like the 125 2T is alive and well in the UK? https://youtu.be/-x1w2aZzjGE

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Added reply in a thread Any good photos of Masterpool's holeshot? 9/6/2020 3:02 AM

Great photo. Epic moment. I guess it goes without saying what bikes are putting down the HP.....14, 32, 12, 41 all at the front.

Started new thread Good Job Jason and Grant, on calling Red Bud 1 9/5/2020 1:35 AM

Quality play by play. Especially on the first laps of 450 Moto 2. 👍

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Added reply in a thread What Gen are you? 8/28/2020 12:00 PM

Gen 1. Same as Sumdood. No motorcycles unless I bought it with my own money. First bike was a Bultaco 250. 👍

Added reply in a thread No hand guards during mud races? 8/27/2020 4:20 AM

I noticed the lack of hand/grip protection at LL. It it were me......moto approved hand guards all the way. Once, before a winter time hare scrambles that was forecast to be wet, I sewed a set of elephant ears, copying the style the Craig Vetter marketed ... more »

Added a comment about feature Good, Bad, 'n Ugly: Loretta Lynn's 2 National 8/26/2020 4:39 AM
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Good photos Steve! Especially in that wet dirty environment. Using disposable lenses and bodies?

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Added reply in a thread No secret 8/25/2020 2:44 PM

The Martin Bros remind me of the Hahn Bros. Both sets of bros in the big show. Both hard working and understated. Both a bit mischievous. Both loving life. Troll train video is good. I wish them the best.

Added reply in a thread Would MC still be King in 4 stroke era? 8/24/2020 3:50 PM

Jeremy was not even born in the 4-stroke era........oh, you're speaking of the double displacement era. Never mind. 8-)

Added reply in a thread is this low enough? 8/24/2020 5:33 AM

Maybe he is afraid of heights?

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Added reply in a thread If you were a factory mechanic for an AMA Pro rider . . . 8/23/2020 7:20 PM

Taken the bike and rider to Washougal.

Started new thread 26 Minutes of Marty Smith and 70’s Moto 8/21/2020 2:28 AM

All, Just came across this on YouTube. Film clips from what some call the golden years of dirt bikes, featuring and remembering Marty Smith. It is a great look at the time that Steve Bauer, Bobby M, Joe Neuman, FTE, myself and others frequently talk ... more »

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Added reply in a thread First step to upgrading suspension? 8/17/2020 2:52 PM

Some notes from my experience. - set your clickers to the factory manual or specs that MXA uses in their test. - Set the SAG, both static and rider sag. That will tell you if you need a stronger or lighter rear spring. It’s very important to get the ... more »

Added reply in a thread Your claim to fame 8/12/2020 8:00 PM

I’ve done a myriad of things that might be noteable. But any of them and $2.50 buys coffee. The only people I am famous or special to, are my kids. And I think they are starting to wise up. 🙄😁😁 For the sake of playing along, my list includes: racing ... more »

Added reply in a thread Old Pro Race Box Van. 8/11/2020 8:07 AM

Holley resembles Chris Pratt.